Well, this is it. I never thought it would actually happen, but the last week of my mission is finally here. It's the weirdest thing, to think that everything that I've known, lived, and breathed for the last 18 months is about to completely change. And at the same time, I'm coming home completely changed. … Continue reading The Final Hurrah
This week has been a little stormy, to say the least. As the title suggests, it rained a ton this week. The windows in our house are little sunroofs and on Thursday, there was a big downpour while we were at English course. Well, Sorella Cano and I had forgotten to close the sunroof in … Continue reading The week we left the sunroof open during the torrential rainstorm
Ciao tutti! This week has been so crazy with transfers and everything. Man. Mine and Sorella Henson's new companions are here! 😀 Our house has done a 180° flip haha it's crazy. My companion is Sorella Cano and Sorella Henson's greenie is Sorella Sanchez! The one greenie that doesn't speak any English, haha. Both of … Continue reading Italian is oozing out of my ears
First, let's just take a second to take a deep breath before thinking about the fact that I'm heading into my last transfer of my mission. AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Alright. Done freaking out now. For my last transfer, I will be staying in Palermo!! Yay!!! 😀 Thank goodness haha as I absolutely LOVE Palermo! But I'm getting … Continue reading Last transfer call…
Yay August is over!! Man, August on the mission is definitely a bit of a challenge. Besides the fact that it's super duper hot and humid, everyone goes on vacation! So all the people we had been working with before August are finally getting back from vacation today and tomorrow, so now we won't have … Continue reading August is over!!!
Summer is officially starting to taper off! August in Italy is definitely the roughest month, as far as missionary work goes. Almost all of our investigators are on vacation, so we've been doing a lot of finding and looking for less actives. But by the end of this week, hopefully our friends will be back … Continue reading God loves me!
This week has felt like the longest week ever! It's just been so busy and I've just been everywhere. Man. So, quick recap: Last Monday, we went to Rome for P Day! Whoo!! Probably the last time I'll see Rome until right before I come home! That's a weird thought...We got to see the Sorelle … Continue reading La Bella Sicilia Round Two!
Can you believe that another transfer has already gone by?? I swear, every transfer goes by faster and faster. Crazy. But I've learned soooooo much this transfer. It's always so interesting to see how the Lord teaches us things that He wants us to learn. It's not always the funnest or easiest, but in the … Continue reading Transfer calls!!!
I swear, I never have enough time to write anything!! This week has been pretty good; it's been a hard week, but I learned a lot. This week we had great lessons and we passed off a couple of our new investigators to the Elders because they live in an all-man house. And the transition … Continue reading Amazing grace
Ahh, I always run out of time to write a good email! Menagia, sorry! But this week has been absolutely incredible! All of the incredible people we met last week wanted to see us this week, so our teaching pool just exploded this week. It's been amazing, ahh, I don't even know how to … Continue reading Pazienza.